Dance Performances at Gibney | Dance Shows in NYC
Week of February 16, 2020
Making space for


WALLS DOWN! spring 2020 Season

Experience performances by Kayla Farrish/Decent Structures Arts, Tendayi Kuumba, Soles of Duende, and many more.



Gibney Presents is Gibney’s premier presentation series, offering a rich blend of dance and performance in fully produced, evening-length commissions.

new voices

New Voices is a suite of residencies, showings and performances that support early career dance artists. They include Spotlight, DoublePlus, and Solo for Solo. To inquire about these curated programs please complete our Artist Curation Application.

living gallery

Living Gallery presents live performance of storytelling, monologues, spoken word, stand-up, or creative talks in the Gibney Gallery.


For the Moment presents evenings of short, theme-based solo improvisations that celebrate creative response to the changing textures and energies of outer and inner worlds.

WOrk up

Work Up is an annual residency, professional development program, and performance opportunity that supports early career artists.


POP enables dance artists to self-produce performances and showings at Gibney through a curated rental process.


ShowDown is a performance and feedback series for works-in-progress. Artists sign up to present their work through a non-curated lottery process twice annually.

Curatorial Advisory Team
Curatorial Advisory Team

Selected and invited by Senior Curatorial Director Eva Yaa Asantewaa,  Curatorial Advisor Team (CAT) members–including artists, educators, administrators and journalists–hail from diverse sectors of the dance and performance community.

Frequently Asked Questions

Got questions about performances at Gibney?  We’ve got you covered!

Browse below to learn about our current season, ongoing performance series, usher opportunities, and more.